That presented a challenge for school districts like Scranton having to provide clean water to thousands of students. The Aramark staff that serves meals to students in the Scranton School District know the old mantra: you don't know what you've got 'til it's gone. The district could not use its water without boiling it first so, the staff came up with a contingency to keep close to 13,000 students fed and hydrated. "I tell you, we literally started this at 5:00 this morning, the preparation for having bottled water in those schools that don't have the infiltration system," said Precious Gilliard

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Market and Yelachanahalli. With the mercury rising, passengers have been demanding water facilities at the stations. While certain stations on the Purple Line have drinking water units, none of the underground ones do. BMRCL has called for tenders to supply 22 water coolers and purifiers using the reverse osmosis (RO) technology, to be installed at 11 metro stations across Phase I. These machines will be able to store 80 litres watercoolers of water and supply 60 litres of cool water an hour. The commissioning will take up to eight weeks from the time we issue the acceptance letter, a senior

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Skyriver CEO Faheema Mohamed said: We have been looking at all kinds of alternatives to tackling the issue of water shortages. This technology has been around in some form for 5,000 years so it got us thinking lets bring it to this region. In simple terms, we are harvesting the purest drinking water from thin air. No need for bottles, no plastic, no chemicals. This is water in its purest form. The units designed for homes produce up to 20 litres of water per day, while our biggest units, designed for industrial use, can make up to 10,000 litres of drinking water in 24 hours. And the best part

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Quench is an AquaVenture Holdings business. For more information, please visit www.quenchonline.com . About AquaVenture Holdings: AquaVenture Holdings (NYSE: WAAS ) is a multinational provider of Water-as-a-Service, or WAAS, solutions that provide our customers with a reliable and cost-effective source of clean drinking and process water. AquaVenture Holdings is composed of two operating platforms: Quench, a U.S. based provider of filtered water systems and related products; and Seven Seas Water, a multinational provider of desalination and wastewater treatment solutions, providing seven billion

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